1. indypendent-thinking:

    "William Radam, Microbes and the Microbe Killer", 1890

    (via greatgrottu)


  2. mudwerks:

    I, Said The Owl (by Namey McNamerson)


  3. vintagemarlene:

    never fails, vintage postcard (www.summertime75.wordpress.com)

    (via greatgrottu)


  4. (Source: love-giacomo, via junglerot)


  5. (Source: Boing Boing, via kirgiakos)



  7. maudelynn:

    Halloween Owlloween Postcard c.1909 

    (Source: maudelynn.tumblr.com , via greatgrottu)


  8. (Source: greatgrottu, via greatgrottu)


  9. oldbookillustrations:

    Title page for the unwritten Death in London.

    From Suppressed plates, wood engravings, &c., by George Somes Layard, London, 1907.

    (Source: archive.org)

    (via lozmang)


  10. (Source: l-brick)


  11. zombienormal:

    “The wheel that can’t be stopped: It”s human nature.” Illustrated by Samuel D. Ehrhart for Puck magazine, May 15, 1901.

    (via rhetthammersmithhorror)


  12. invisiblestories:

    Shipwrecked sailors attacked by man-eating sharks, from Sea and Land by J. W. Buel, 1889 (via freakyfauna)

    (via ratpfinkabooboo)


  13. ratak-monodosico:

    Anatomy Museum, Hamburg, Germany, 1913

    (via trixietreats)